The NFL Pro Bowl roster will be announced tonight on the NFL Network.
The New York Jets had three players last year voted in – C Nick Mangold, LG Alan Faneca and CB Darrelle Revis., with D’Brickashaw Ferguson and Shaun Ellis later added in as alternatives.
This season, don’t expect the same players to get in for the Jets. Despite a 10-5 season, the Jets haven’t had any dominant play from a position player. As is the case with most all-star games, players do get voted in by their reputation, so Revis and Mangold have a shot.
Rex Ryan has been praising kick returned Brad Smith all season, who leads the league with a 28.6 average on kickoff returns with 2 TDs, so we will find out tonight if Rexy has any pull.
They might be hard-pressed to match that number this season. We’ll find out Tuesday night, when the Pro Bowl rosters are announced at 7 on the NFL Network. One man’s opinion on the most deserving Jets: